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Icon of the event Raptor watching at Rosetta McClain
Tue Sep 16, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Rosetta McClain gardens is one of the best sights in the GTA to observe the fall migration of Raptors (Hawks, eagles, falcons, vultures) along the Scarborough bluffs. This presentation will introduce you to the 15 or so spec...

Icon of the event Scouts About
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Kids have fun with reading through crafts, games and activities. Please register in branch or by calling 416-395-5980. No groups permitted. Ages 5-12.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 05
Tue Aug 12
Tue Aug 19
Icon of the event Gamerz
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Hang in the computer lab for video gaming with our Wii, PCs and other consoles. Work on your Minecraft while you wait. No groups permitted. Limited space.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 05
Tue Aug 12
Tue Aug 19
Icon of the event Chess Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Interested in playing chess? Then join Barbara Frum's Chess Club! Have fun playing chess while you improve your critical thinking skills. Open to beginners and experienced players alike. Register by calling 416-395-5440 after...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 01
Fri Aug 08
Fri Aug 15
Icon of the event Knitters' Drop-In
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

A great place to share your interest in yarn. Whether you're a beginner or a pro, drop in and spend some time with fellow crafters. It's also a great way to practice your English conversation skills. Please bring your own yar...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 05
Mon Aug 11
Mon Aug 18
Mon Aug 25
Tue Sep 02
Icon of the event Learn to Write Creative Non-ficton
Fri Sep 19, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

This workshop features discussion and writing exercises that explore the powers of writing your own story. With Readings from How to Talk to Crazy People and How to Write Creative Non-fiction by Donna Kakonge.

Icon of the event After School Activity Hub
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Drop in on Thursdays after school for all kinds of great times, including video games, board games, and other fun contests. For ages 6-12.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 02
Thu Oct 16
Thu Oct 30
Thu Nov 13
Icon of the event Wire Work Jewellery
Mon Aug 18, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Albion

Participants will learn how to wire wrap, make a spiral, construct jewellery using headpins and more. Participants will complete two or three items to take home. Free. Please register at the information desk or by phoning t...

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Want to learn to play Chess? or want to enjoy a challenging Chess game with other Chess fans? Come and join Chess in the Library Club....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 20
Sat Sep 27
Sat Oct 04
Sat Oct 11
Sat Oct 18
Icon of the event Bicycle Clinic
Sat Aug 16, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Pape/Danforth

Got a bike? Want to buy a bike? Drop in to our bicycle clinic to ask questions and learn everything you need to know to get you started or keep you rolling......